Image: Murray Cod with eggs in a cave

Murray Cod with eggs in a cave

A large Murray Cod guarding its eggs in a cave at a depth of 4 m, Blowering Dam, near Tumut, New South Wales, 12 November 2011.

Photographer:
Sascha Schulz
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© Sascha Schulz

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Tags fishes, ichthyology, Percichthyidae, Murray Cod, eggs, cave, Maccullochella peelii,

2 comments

Mark McGrouther - 9.12 AM, 08 December 2011

Agreed!  I wish I had seen it.

Goodoo - 4.11 PM, 22 November 2011
Beautiful, beautiful fish. Love the patterning on the forehead and the pectoral fins.

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